WOODRUFF - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/WOODRUFF News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Red Cross seeks donations for Utah families displaced by house fires http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58108958-78/cross-red-fires-crowdrise.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58108958-78/cross-red-fires-crowdrise.html.csp">Red Cross seeks donations for Utah families displaced by house fires</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By HARRY STEVENS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-24T21:40:55.998-06:00">Updated Jun 24, 2014 09:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In an effort to raise $100,000 by the end of July to help families displaced by house fires, the American Red Cross in Utah has turned to the fundraising site Crowdrise for donations. The effort comes after a week that saw a surge of house fires across the state. The Red Cross has responded to eight house fires in the past week, more than tripling the number of weekly house fires the organization responds to on average. Rich Woodruff of the American Red Cross said Tuesday that the recent surge...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58108958@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Jun 2014 21:40:55 MDT